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Jerwood Applied Arts Prize 2007: Jewellery

Preview by Lizzie Guilfoyle

A FREE exhibition of contemporary jewellery by the six short-listed artists for the Jerwood Applied Arts Prize 2007, runs from June 6 to July 22 at the Jerwood Space, as part of the Jerwood Visual Arts Series.

The £30,000 Jerwood Applied Arts Prize is run by the Crafts Council and Jerwood Charitable Foundation to celebrate innovation, commitment and excellence in the applied arts and this year, recognises outstanding creativity, craftsmanship and significant contribution to the discipline of jewellery.

The exhibition will feature the work of Susan Cross, Nora Fok, Yoko Izawa, Grainne Morton, Adam Paxon and Mah Rana. The winner will be announced on June 25, 2007.

For more information call 020 7278 7700 or visit the Crafts Council website.

Venue: Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street, London, SE1 0LN.

Times: Monday to Friday, 10am to 5pm; Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 3pm; closed June 25.

Following its run at the Jerwood Space, the exhibition will visit Lincoln, Edinburgh and Bradford as part of a UK tour.